Life in Israel

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Where to Purchase Amazing Original Artwork in Israel

Our friends at ISRAEL21c share where to find unique Israeli artwork during your next trip to the Holy Land!

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Project Spotlight: The Fellowship Responds to Heatwave in Israel

In an effort to protect The Fellowship’s elderly With Dignity and Fellowship beneficiaries without air-conditioning, Fellowship volunteers have distributed fans and water to these vulnerable people.

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Holocaust Survivor Marks 104th Birthday at Western Wall with 400 Descendants

Auschwitz survivor, Shoshanna, celebrates her 104th birthday at the Western Wall with her whole family.

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Let’s Make Israeli Halva!

Watch now to learn how to make delicious Israeli halva!

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8 Cool Photos that Show How Israelis Keep Calm in the Heat

ISRAEL21c shares some Israeli summertime photos. Check them out now!

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Walk the Pilgrim’s Road that Led to the Jewish Temple 2,000 Years Ago

After the excavation of the ancient Pilgrim's Road in Jerusalem, you can walk all the way from the Pool of Siloam all the way up to the Western Wall for the first time in 2,000 years. In ancient times, it is believed that Jesus would have walked this path up to the Temple.

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A Dream Come True

An IDF soldier whose Muslim parents moved to Israel from Gaza is being commended for excellence because of his devotion to his homeland, the Jewish state.

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A Sacrifice Impossible to Overlook

The Fellowship's Ami Farkas reflects on the awareness every Israeli has of the personal loss that was made for their country.

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Biblical Site Draws Christians and Controversy

A West Bank site, cared for by Israeli settlers and flocked to by evangelicals, is being criticized by those who stand against Christians and Jews.

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A Holocaust Survivor’s Champion

Three young punks who robbed an elderly Holocaust survivor surely didn't think that a world-class boxer would come to her aid.

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The Stories Behind Israel’s National Parks

Learn the fascinating stories behind some of the Holy Lands most beloved and beautiful natural wonders.

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Shabbat Is Here!

A Sabbath dinner spent with Christian friends highlights the strong bond between our two faiths.

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Poet in the Woods

The National Library of Israel tells us the story of Avraham Sutzkever, who survived the Holocaust to become the Holy Land's foremost poet.

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12 Top Food Kiosks in Tel Aviv

While they may be small, their taste is mighty! Our friends at ISRAEL21c tell us that Tel Aviv's food stands serve some of the Holy Land's best dishes.

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Israeli Couple Stumbles on 1,700-Year-Old Stone Busts

Last month, a couple from Beit She'an, an Israeli city about 20 miles south of the Sea of Galilee, was simply out for a walk. It was just an ordinary evening walk, but Beit She'an is no ordinary city.

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6 Israeli Archaeology Stories from 2018

From Sodom and Gomorrah to the Dead Sea Scrolls, here are some of the most interesting archaeological findings from the Holy Land this past year.

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A Kaleidoscope of Biblical Imagery

An archaeological excavation of the Galilean village of Huqoq keeps on giving.

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The Light of Lag B’Omer

As a child growing up in America, the Jewish holiday Lag B'Omer was just a minor holiday. We had school on that day, but it was an extra fun day, usually in a park, and if we were lucky, we attended a bonfire at night. Certain names and customs were associated with the day, but although I had an excellent Jewish education, I had a very poor grasp on what the day was all about. Then I moved to Israel . . .

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The God of Israel Does Not Lie

I was 18 years old the first, and last, time I visited Auschwitz. I was on a tour designed for Jewish teens to learn firsthand about the Holocaust. We traveled to Poland, where we visited death camps, concentrations camps, monuments, and cemeteries. We bore witness to the millions of shoes, suitcases, glasses, strands of hair, and prosthetic limbs that were . . . 

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Life Lessons from Matzah

This is how my kitchen looked last week, on the day before Passover: Oven racks were scattered on the counter, covered with anti-grease spray; the refrigerator had been taken apart, scrubbed, then put back together through reverse engineering; the dining room table and chairs were scattered in the . . .  

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The Simple Yet Profound Lessons of Tu B’Shvat

Known as the new year of the trees, Tu B'Shvat offers us some important lessons on God's provision and timing.

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